Twiggs to Be Featured Pro at Penn College's Spring Golf Classic

Published 04.23.2002


Greg Twiggs will be the featured professional at the 16th Annual Spring Golf Classic hosted by the Pennsylvania College of Technology Foundation on May 6 at the Williamsport Country Club.

The annual fund-raising event for sponsors supports the Scholarship Aid Program for Penn College students. Since 1990, the Foundation has provided $148,000 in scholarships to Penn College students.

Twiggs, a Los Angeles native who now resides in Greensboro, N.C., has a PGA Tour victory to his credit: the 1989 Shearson Lehman Hutton Open. He also won the 1996 Nike Cleveland Open on the Buy.Com tour, helping him to finish 12th that year with $98,210 in prize money. In 1993, Twiggs won a career high $231,823 on the PGA Tour.

The Spring Golf Classic begins with a breakfast and photo session at 8:30 a.m., followed by a golf clinic with Twiggs at 9:45 a.m. The tournament gets under way at 12:45 p.m. A reception and awards presentation will take place at 6 p.m. in the Thompson Professional Development Center on the main campus, followed by dinner at Le Jeune Chef Restaurant at 7 p.m.

Sponsors of the 16th Annual Spring Golf Classic are Brodart Co., 21st Century Signs, C&I Boiler Repair Inc., Central Atlantic Toyota Distributors, Fairfield Auto Group, Huffman's Office Equipment Co., Jersey Shore Steel Co., Labels by Pulizzi, M&T Bank, Montour Oil Service Co., Pennsylvania College of Technology, Phillips Supply House Inc., Roche Financial, Schneider-Valley Farms Dairy, Sovereign Bank, SunBank, Textron Lycoming, Williamsport National Bank, Woodlands Bank and John Young.

For more information, call the Penn College Foundation office at (570) 320-8020.